Service/Procedure Summary

Tubal Ligation is also known as 'getting your tubes tied.' This operation is performed to block off a woman's fallopian tubes to prevent pregnancy.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
168 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
159 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
89 days
84 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
96 days
194 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
392 days
185 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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128 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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128 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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57 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
45 days
62 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
82 days
83 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
182 days
156 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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100 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
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86 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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44 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
33 days
103 days
Yarmouth
84 days
69 days
Yarmouth
77 days
105 days
Sydney
101 days
94 days
Bridgewater
111 days
92 days
New Glasgow
153 days
67 days
New Glasgow
141 days
128 days
Truro
98 days
194 days
Truro
133 days
159 days
Kentville
321 days
274 days
Kentville
439 days
182 days
Sydney
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124 days
Halifax
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Yarmouth
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156 days
Halifax
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Antigonish
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426 days
North Sydney
230 days
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Kentville
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Amherst
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Amherst
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Truro
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Halifax
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144 days
Antigonish
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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115 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
22 days
42 days
Sydney
29 days
38 days
New Glasgow
62 days
25 days
Yarmouth
41 days
57 days
Bridgewater
75 days
36 days
Yarmouth
59 days
55 days
Truro
85 days
81 days
New Glasgow
130 days
69 days
Truro
84 days
125 days
Kentville
232 days
107 days
Kentville
284 days
163 days
Sydney
---
81 days
Halifax
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Yarmouth
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110 days
Halifax
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Antigonish
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364 days
North Sydney
99 days
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Kentville
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Amherst
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Amherst
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Truro
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Halifax
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84 days
Antigonish
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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Bridgewater
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Dartmouth
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74 days

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